The end of the school year, and an empty yearbook causes Lisa to contemplate her lack of popularity. When Ned Flanders is summoned for jury duty and offers Homer a chance to stay at his beach house, Lisa sees this as the opportunity to reinvent herself as a slacker in the hope of gaining friends, which proves to be far more successful than she could possibly imagine --- but not if Bart has any say in the matter. Written by
Daniel Timothy Dey
Did You Know?
Title is a reference to the film "Summer of 42" which has a similar setting as the episode. See more
When Lisa is talking to the other kids under the pier, her sunglasses disappear between shots (right after she says "like, you know, whatever"). See more
Hey, I like your hat.
A compliment! Scanning for sarcasm... it's clean! Go!
References Dennis the Menace
All Summer Long
Written by Brian Wilson
and Mike Love
Performed by The Beach Boys See more